The Gospel of Mary of Magdala (Paperback)

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Lost for more than fifteen hundred years, the Gospel of Mary is the only existing early Christian gospel written in the name of a woman. Karen L. King tells the story of the recovery of this remarkable gospel and offers a new translation. This brief narrative rejects Jesus' suffering and death as a path to eternal life and exposes the view that Mary Magdalene was a prostitute for what it is--a piece of theological fiction. The Gospel of Mary of Magdala offers a fascinating glimpse into the conflicts and controversies that shaped earliest Christianity.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780944344583
ISBN-10: 0944344585
Publisher: Polebridge Press
Publication Date: January 1st, 2003
Pages: 242
Language: English